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Internet providers in 03031

Find internet providers serving the 03031 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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03031 internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable2.602%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 25 MbpsDSL99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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03031 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 03031 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of New Hampshire - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 03031 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Amherst, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 03031 area, and 99.90% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 03031, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 03031

The largest internet providers serving the 03031 ZIP code are Xfinity, Consolidated Communications, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 03031 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 99% of the area. Amherst’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 03031 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 03031 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 03031 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Amherst, $41.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amherst, $1.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 03031 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Amherst's providers, 75 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to all households in the 03031 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Consolidated Communications start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Amherst, $41.99.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amherst, $1.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 03031 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Amherst's providers, 75 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 03031 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 03031 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Amherst, $41.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amherst, $1.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 03031 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Amherst's providers, 75 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 03031 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 03031 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 03031. The next fastest internet provider in the 03031 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 2.602% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 03031 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Amherst, $41.99.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.